Unfortunately, we have sad news to report as AEW wrestler Brodie Lee passed away at 41 years old.
Brodie Lee Passes Away At 41 Years Old, Wrestlers Pay Their Respect
Some terrible news to report this evening as professional wrestler and All Elite Wrestling (AEW) competitor Brody Lee (real name Jonathan Huber) has passed away. He was 41 years old and his wife commented how something was wrong with his lungs
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AEW broke the news on Twitter.
— All Elite Wrestling (@AEW) December 27, 2020
Huber was known for working the Indy scene, particular in the New Jersey area. Eventually, he signed with WWE and was part of the Wyatt Family basically his entire run as Luke Harper.
In WWE, he won severals titles. They include the NXT Tag Team Championship, Intercontinental Championship and SmackDown Tag Team Championship on two occasions.
He found success in AEW too, winning the TNT Championship in August of this year. After dropping the belt, he disappeared from TV with unconfirmed reports of an injury.
He leaves behind his wife Amanda and two children named, Brodie and Nolan. What a terrible tragedy.
Please stay tuned for further updates.
From everyone at Wrestle Newz, we send our condolences to his family and friends during this difficult time.
One of the worst days of my life
— John Silver (@SilverNumber1) December 27, 2020
I love and miss you Jon. Thank you for everything you’ve done for me and my family. We all love you so very much. You were such a great man. It’s been my pleasure and privilege to know and work with you. Your family is our family now. We will watch over them. Rest now friend. https://t.co/aJ3TUntfoH
— Brandi Rhodes (@TheBrandiRhodes) December 27, 2020
Until we meet again Jon. My brother may you Rest In Peace. We will all look after Brodie, Amanda and Nolan. What a legacy you have left. https://t.co/pKB7RvkXe5
— Dasha Kuret (@DashaKuret) December 27, 2020
Rest well friend. My heart is broken. https://t.co/Yh9G4ISl3s
— “The Big LG” Doc Gallows (@The_BigLG) December 27, 2020
— The Murderhawk Monster Lance Archer (@LanceHoyt) December 27, 2020
AEW Talent Sends Their Love
Thank You pic.twitter.com/gbBD49IwDH
— Cody (@CodyRhodes) December 27, 2020
Never take any day for granted.
— CASH (@CashWheelerFTR) December 27, 2020
— Penelope Ford (@thePenelopeFord) December 27, 2020
One of the nicest people I ever had the pleasure of spending time with. Supportive, funny, humble and a wealth of knowledge, always willing to help the younger guys. Already so missed. All my love and prayers go out to his family. We’re all here for you #RIPBrodieLee https://t.co/E66bgEwP4j
— Kip Sabian (@TheKipSabian) December 27, 2020
Although I never got to know you, I was always impressed by your size and wrestling ability. You had a presence and leadership in the lockerroom I will never forget… #RipBrodieLee
— Brian Pillman (@FlyinBrianJr) December 27, 2020
One of the most heartbreaking things to have heard. Such a great man, it was such an honor to be a part of this family with him. He will be so dearly and greatly missed. #RIPBrodieLee https://t.co/Was7F59EJd
— Kris Statlander (@callmekrisstat) December 27, 2020
— Isaiah Swerve Scott (@swerveconfident) December 27, 2020
WWE And Other Wrestlers Pay Their Respects
I’m in total shock. Prayers to Amanda & their boys during this time. I can’t believe it. Rest In Peace Jon https://t.co/j7vQM3GCVO
— Lexi Kaufman (@AlexaBliss_WWE) December 27, 2020
R.I.P Brodie and Thankyou for everything https://t.co/yKT9fOHTmN
— BigShottyLee (@BigShottyLee) December 27, 2020
Tell your people you love them. Tomorrow is not guaranteed. My heart goes out to the Huber family.#RIPBrodieLee
— Nick Aldis (@RealNickAldis) December 27, 2020
This is beyond terrible.
The time I spend with Brodie, he was always such an absolutely amazing person.
Love, prayers, and positive vibes to his family.
— ₮ⱧɆ ĐⱤ₳₩ (@TheSamiCallihan) December 27, 2020
— Austin Romero (Mike Rome) (@MikeRomeWWE) December 27, 2020
This is heartbreaking. I’m at a legit loss for words right now. Such a kind, talented dude. Absolutely one of a kind.. #RIPBrodieLee
— Johnny Gargano (@JohnnyGargano) December 27, 2020
— Trisha Parker (@JordynneGrace) December 27, 2020
I can’t believe this. Heartbroken. #RIPBrodieLee
— Shazza McKenzie (@Shazza_McKenzie) December 27, 2020
— Betty Phoenix (@TheBethPhoenix) December 27, 2020
— The Major Wrestling Figure Podcast (@MajorWFPod) December 27, 2020